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Google Cloud platform can now be managed from a phone

Google has started the beta of the Android version of the console, with an iOS version expected this year

AWS drops prices -- and barriers -- to cloud adoption

Everyone wants high performance at low prices, and you'll buy from the public cloud providers that offer both


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Google Cloud Launcher deploys VM-based apps in a snap

Google offers a new service for launching packaged apps in VMs to Cloud Platform, by way of a partnership with Bitnami

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Amazon Cloud Drive's unlimited storage plans undercut rivals

Amazon Cloud Drive takes the 'bang for your buck' throne, though its services are lacking

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4 keys to success for LibreOffice as a service

Trying to prevail where three proprietary companies failed, the LibreOffice project has announced an online version. Here's what it needs to succeed

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Salesforce venture plants new stake in the cloud via SaaS ERP

FinancialForce's next big move may be to find a way to offer SaaS ERP services to the high-end customers that have historically been hard sells

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Google for Work vs. Microsoft Office 365: A comparison of cloud tools

Google for Work and Office 365 offer many similar services, making choosing between them a significant challenge

Oracle customizes project management for lines of business

Government, financial services, and construction are all getting custom project management software packages from Oracle

HP boxes up the cloud for the enterprise

The HP Helion Rack provides a prepackaged cloud ready to run

Docker is great for the cloud -- but too often misused

Docker and its container brethren are the pinnacle of distributed computing ... if you understand how to use them

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Scenes from the Docker revolution

Docker is enjoying the kind of success most enterprise startups can only dream of. But when will its benefits be seen in production?

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The all-consuming future of cloud analytics

An explosion of use cases is driving runaway growth in cloud analytics -- but can anyone really declare that the cloud is the omega of IT platforms?

Smart CIOs ignore cloud extremists

Still, there are pro-cloud and anti-cloud extremists that you have to watch out for

Google Cloud organizes all the log files to ease troubleshooting

Google Cloud Logging collects dozens of metrics from Google Compute Engine and Google App Engine

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It came from the cloud: The looming change in IT

PaaS is finally getting traction, and when it takes hold, the lives of developers will change forever

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How to migrate your Exchange server to Office 365

It's easy to decide to use Office 365 for email, but not so easy to actually move from on-premises Exchange

Cisco, HP, and IBM find hidden fortune in the cloud

While public cloud providers seem to dominate the market at the expense of traditional vendors, the truth is not so simple

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Adobe reinvents Acrobat for mobile and cloud

Adobe is repackaging many of its existing e-signing and form-routing tools into a pay-as-you-go service akin to its Creative Cloud

Microsoft customizes Azure for the Internet of things

The cloud service will provide many technologies to run distributed networks

Oracle introduces big data-infused marketing services

Oracle is launching three new services around customer service and prospect marketing

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